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Posted at 10:33 AM ET, 01/25/2013

Baker encourages cooperation between Prince George’s school board and education commission

The county executive is encouraging unity between the school board and his education commission.

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Posted at 02:25 PM ET, 01/24/2013

Plans underway for old Greenbelt Middle School

Interim School Chief recommends moving Robert Goddard French Immersion to Greenbelt.

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Posted at 04:26 PM ET, 12/19/2012

Crawley responds to threat at Laurel High School

Crawley says school never faced “direct threat,” thanks students for notifying authorities.

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Posted at 09:12 AM ET, 12/14/2012

Search firm provides profile for next Pr. George’s schools chief

Prince George’s wants a commitment to the county from its superintendent.

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Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 12/12/2012

Prince George’s Board of Education honors students

Prince George’s BOE holds annual awards ceremony

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Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Prince George’s Board of Education chooses leadership

Jacobs wins reelection with a 9-1 vote from the school board.

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Posted at 04:57 PM ET, 11/28/2012

Former Prince George’s CFO takes Philadelphia job

Matthew Stanski left Prince George’s County under a cloud.

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Posted at 12:51 PM ET, 11/19/2012

Four members on incoming Prince George’s education board will hold bachelor’s degrees

The county will still have fewer graduates on its board than any other regional school system.

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Posted at 01:08 PM ET, 11/16/2012

Zabrina Epps to fill vacant seat on Pr. George’s school board

Nearly two weeks after election, a winner is named in Prince George’s County race.

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Posted at 03:43 PM ET, 11/12/2012

Principals sue Prince George’s school system

Complaint alleges discrimination based on age and race.

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Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 11/08/2012

Prince George’s school board race in District 1 too close to call

Officials say school board race will not be decided until next week

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Posted at 12:54 PM ET, 11/02/2012

Pr. George’s BOE schedules community meetings

The Prince George’s school board reschedules meetings affected by Hurricane Sandy.

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Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 10/24/2012

Prince George’s seniors take free SAT exams during school hours

The county made free SAT exams available during school hours.

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Posted at 05:08 PM ET, 10/22/2012

Pr. George’s bus shortage leads to changes in day at Lanham school

Parent says principal had to reduce recess and lunch time because of Prince George’s bus delays.

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Posted at 12:14 PM ET, 10/19/2012

Prince George’s school board member Donna Beck answers questions about her residency

Some Prince George’s County residents have raised questions about Beck’s residency

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